Our Experts & Authors
Meet the fantastic team of writers, mums, dads and experts that make our community such a great thing to be a part of.
Our Qualified Experts
Family Psychology Expert
Person, Psychologist, Psychotherapist & Clinical Supervisor with special interest in adolescence. Love all chocolate equally, hate all blue cheeses - equally.
Family Recipes Expert
Founder of www.ilovecooking.ie, one of Ireland's favourite recipe websites, with over 700 tried and tested recipes.
Family Nutrition Expert
Betty O'Neill is a qualified Nutritional Therapist and a registered member of the NTOI (Nutritional Therapies of Ireland). She is extremely passionate about all things to do with food and nutrition.
Family Travel Expert
Mother of two, travel expert specialising in the cruise industry. Tour guide in training.
Fashion and Style Expert
Image Consultant and Personal Shopper based in Dublin. Works with men and women of all age groups as well as organisations and businesses.
Parent First Aid Expert
Parent First Aid is Ireland's No 1 choice for first aid training for parents & childminders.
Midwife and Pregnancy Expert
Avril is a Registered Midwife, Childbirth Educator, Hypnobirth Practitioner, Podcast and Live Event presenter and mother of one.
Kathryn Maile is stepmum to three children and mum to one of her own. She will happily share more 'food for thought' on step-parenting and the challenges faced throughout in her blog.
Ciara is a former teacher and school leader working as an education consultant in the UK & Ireland.
Psychology Researcher and Managing Director of Motus Learning, with a psychology undergrad, neuropsychology masters, and experience working in the NHS.
Our Contributing Authors
Proud mum of two who got married on Don't Tell The Bride and had an accidental home-birth (loves a good story). She's passionate about breastfeeding, positive thinking & all things cosy.
Mum of four, Gentle parent living on coffee and trying always to stay positive and motivate in the midst of the madness.
Kellie Kearney is a Dublin mammy of five kids aged newborn right up to nine. She loves coffee, cloth nappies, travel and sharing her every day true to life family moments on Instagram.
Tales & Stories from a Stay-At-Home-Dad, his missus, our 2 beautiful girls, the dog & my 4 stents!
Emma Hayes is a busy mum to two girls aged 17 and 11 and is married to her childhood sweetheart.
Father of Three. Husband of One. Master of None. All opinions are my own unless my wife tells me otherwise.
Mammy, Wife, Writer, all round fixer of bruised knees, broken toys...always looks for the smile even through the tears!
Jennie Dennehy is Mama to two gorgeous boys and is a Writer and Blogger. Her life is full of laughs and Lego and she’s always longing for a hot, frothy coffee.
Ranae von Meding
Ranae is a proud mama to her two girls Ava and Arya with her wife Audrey. Find her on Instagram @ranaevonmeding where she shares their journey as same sex parents and the ups and downs of life with little ones.
Mum of two Geraldine Walsh happily works from home as a freelance writer chatting about parenting, wellness and mental health.
Rodney is a proud dad of three children and one angel. A twin who has twins, his family is proof that multiples don't always skip a generation!
Triplet mama bumbling through motherhood one crazy minute at a time. It’s the hardest of times, but definitely the best of times.
Sharyn is the author of comedy smash, 'I Forgot to Take My Pill!' (Amazon) and mammy to two amazing kids, Jacob and Eva. She blogs at RaisingIreland.com and is the creator of Skinny Batch Bakery in North Co. Dublin.
Lisa Ryan is a Cork Mammy of one boy, age six. Fueled by Diet Coke and the brief intervals there's an empty laundry basket, often talking about mental health.